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Christopher Plummer Still Upset About Missing Out On 1964 Movie Role

8th December 2011

Christopher Plummer is still sore about missing out on the lead in 1964 movie Becket - because he originated the role on the stage.Peter O'Toole earned a Best Actor Oscar nomination for his portrayal of...

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The Things They Say 23654

5th December 2011

"It was so awful and sentimental and gooey. I had to work terribly hard to try to infuse some miniscule bit of humour into it." Veteran actor Christopher Plummer on his role in film classic...

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Charlize Theron Honored At Eventful Gotham Awards

29th November 2011

South African actress Charlize Theron stole the show at the annual Gotham Independent Film Awards in New York on Monday (November 28, 2011), where she was honored with a special tribute prize alongside Gary Oldman...

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Ewan Mcgregor's Beginners Scores Upset At Gotham Awards

29th November 2011

The Ewan Mcgregor movie Beginners and Terrence Malick's Palme d'Or winning 'The Tree of Life' shared the top prize for Best Feature Film at Monday evening's Gotham Awards in New York City (November 28, 2011)...

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Plummer Shopping Trip Left Ewan Mcgregor Out Of Pocket

6th July 2011

Ewan Mcgregor was left out of pocket on the set of new film Beginners after he took his movie dad Christopher Plummer shopping.Director Mike Mills thought it would be a good bonding experience to send...

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Christopher Plummer Scared Of Retirement

1st June 2011

Veteran actor Christopher Plummer is determined to keep working for as long as he can because he's convinced retirement isn't healthy.The 81 year old has enjoyed a career spanning more than 50 years and his...

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Plummer Finally Grateful For 'Timeless' Sound Of Music

26th May 2011

Veteran actor Christopher Plummer has only recently accepted The Sound Of Music as the beloved family classic it has become after spending decades loathing the movie's widespread popularity.The Canadian star appeared opposite Julie Andrews in...

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The Things They Say 21299

15th April 2011

"We still whore a little. When we have to, we do c**p. C**p pays." Veteran actor Christopher Plummer admits he signs up for some movies just to pay the bills.

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Music Memorabilia Up For Auction

25th February 2011

An autographed SONNY & CHER album and a THE SOUND OF MUSIC collage signed by DAME JULIE ANDREWS and CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER are among lots going under the hammer next week (beg28Feb11).A photo of The Beatles...

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Julie Andrews Says She Was 'In Awe' Of Christopher Plummer

29th October 2010

JULIE ANDREWS, 75-year-old English actress, says she was 'in awe' of her co-star CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER, before the two appeared in the hit 1965 musical 'The Sound of Music'. Andrews was joined by the cast of...

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Julie Andrews Reunites With Music Pals

29th October 2010

Dame Julie Andrews has reunited with her old 'Sound of Music' co-stars for the movie's 45th anniversary.The 75-year-old actress - who played Maria in the 1965 musical movie - reunited with eight of the show's...

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Oprah Winfrey Coaxes Filming Secrets From Sound Of Music Cast

29th October 2010

OPRAH WINFREY reunited the cast members of the classic 1965 film 'The Sound of Music', on her talk-show yesterday (28th October 2010) To celebrate the movie's 45th anniversary, a deluxe DVD box-set to due to...

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Plummer's Booze Binges Caused Headaches On Sound Of Music Set

29th October 2010

British actor CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER's heavy drinking caused costume headaches on the set of beloved movie musical THE SOUND OF MUSIC - because he'd return from binges having piled on the pounds.The star admits he loved...

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The Things They Say 18623

27th October 2010

"I wanted to do a musical... and to work with Julie (Andrews) of course, but the part, as written, was not exactly Hamlet." CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER on signing up to play Captain Von Trapp in The...

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Plummer Joins Dragon Tattoo Cast

1st October 2010

THE SOUND OF MUSIC star CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER has joined the cast of DAVID FINCHER's THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO remake.The British actor will play Henrik Vanger, the ailing tycoon who hires Daniel Craig’s Mikael...

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Woody Harrelson's Approving Mother

24th February 2010

Woody Harrelson's mother only approves of his career now he's been nominated for an Oscar.The 48-year-old star - who is up for a Best Supporting Actor Academy Award for his role as Captain Tony Stone...

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James Mcavoy's Confusing Voice

16th February 2010

James McAvoy is often mistaken for an Australian. The Scottish actor - who stars alongside Dame Helen Mirren and Christopher Plummer in 'The Last Station' - admits Americans are often confused by his accent. He...

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Gabourey Sidibe Up For Oscar

2nd February 2010

Hollywood newcomer Gabourey Sidibe is to battle it out with Oscar veteran Meryl Streep for the Best Actress Academy Award.The 26-year-old actress is up against Sandra Bullock and Carey Mulligan - both of whom are...

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George Clooney Up For Sag

17th December 2009

'Up in the Air', 'Precious...' and 'Inglourious Basterds' have all received three nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAGs).'Up in the Air' star George Clooney is up for the Outstanding Performance by a Male...

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Precious Tops Spirit Nominations

2nd December 2009

This year's winners of the annual Spirit Awards for independent films on March 5 might well be rehearsing their acceptance speeches for the Oscars two days. The acclaimed drama Precious, already a critical and box-office...

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Animation Comes Of Age At Cannes

13th May 2009

The Cannes Film Festival opened today (Wednesdy) on a high note, both literally and figuratively, with the screening of Disney/Pixar's Up for the press in the morning and the invitational screening this evening. There appeared...

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Fascinating Fact 7023

19th March 2009

Disney/Pixar's upcoming 3D animation UP will launch this year's Cannes Film Festival on 13 May (09) - marking the first time an animated movie has opened the event. The film - which features the voices...

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Plummer's Guilt Over Pfeiffer Film Slap

12th November 2008

Veteran actor CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER was riddled with guilt on the set of horror film WOLF - after a fake fight scene with MICHELLE PFEIFFER went terribly wrong. The Sound of Music star shot a scene...

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Plummer's Guilt Over Pfeiffer Film Slap

7th November 2008

Veteran actor CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER was riddled with guilt on the set of horror film WOLF - after a fake fight scene with MICHELLE PFEIFFER went terribly wrong. The Sound of Music star shot a scene...

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Plummer: 'My Sex Injury Made Shatner A Star'

25th August 2008

Veteran actor CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER is livid an injury he suffered during from a one-night stand meant that WILLIAM SHATNER played his part in HENRY V - because it made the STAR TREK actor a star....

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The Things They Say 7787

30th March 2008

"It was never my cup of tea... The only thing about it was that it filled the seats when I did theatre work afterwards." CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER admits he was never a fan of his hit...

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Imaginarium May Go Forth Without Ledger

29th January 2008

Although it was initially reported following Heath Ledger's death that writer-director Terry Gilliam would abandon his latest film, The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, which Ledger was making at the time of his death, it now...

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Plummer: 'Cold London Damp Left Ledger Very Ill'

26th January 2008

Veteran actor CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER suspects London's cold, damp night air contributed to the death of HEATH LEDGER on Tuesday (22Jan08). The 78-year-old was filming movie The Imaginarium Of Doctor Parnassus with Ledger in the British...

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Young Sherlock Holmes To Play Grown-up Sleuth?

5th April 2007

The young actor who played YOUNG SHERLOCK HOLMES 22 years ago is now set to play the literary sleuth all grown up. NICHOLAS ROWE is attached to a new Holmes franchise, based on the graphic...

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